Escorted Tour of Budapest, Vienna & Prague!
Including Airfare from Montreal for only $1959*
Arrive in Budapest and enjoy a tour of this cultural and historical city. Begin in Pest to view the Parliament, Heroes’ Square and Market Hall, then cross the Danube to the Buda Hills to see the Royal Palace and visit Matthias Church and the Fisherman’s Bastion for panoramic views of the city.
Depart Hungary and travel through the Austrian countryside to Vienna. Upon arrival, enjoy a panoramic tour that begins with a drive along the Ringstrasse, Vienna’s main boulevard, to view Hofburg Palace, the Opera House, Belvedere Palace, St. Stephen’s Cathedral and more. Plus, with an additional day at leisure, perhaps visit some of the stunning palaces, historical monuments and fascinating museums.
Make your way through Southern Bohemia to the Czech capital, Prague – “The City of a Thousand Spires”. On a sightseeing tour, enjoy magnificent views of the city and Charles Bridge, as well as a visit to the Royal Castle District at Hradcany and St. Vitus Cathedral. You’ll also view St. George’s Basilica, the oldest church in the Castle complex and best preserved Romanesque basilica in Prague.
Book today and discover Central Europe’s premiere capital cities for a great low price!
Escorted Package Includes
- Flights Montreal-Budapest, Prague-Montreal
- Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
- 6 nights First Class accommodations
- Hotel porterage
- All transfers
- 8 Meals: 6 breakfasts, 2 dinners
- Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
- Services of English-speaking tour manager throughout
- Services of local guides per itinerary
- Entrance fees per itinerary
- Comfortable wireless earphones for enhanced touring
- View Heroes’ Square, the largest and most impressive square in Budapest
- Stop at Fisherman’s Bastion, for enthralling panoramic views of Budapest
- Visit Schonbrunn Palace, the former summer residence of the imperial family in Vienna
- View St. Vitus Cathedral in Prague, a Gothic masterpiece, where coronations of Czech kings & queens took place
DAY 1 – Depart for Hungary
Depart for Hungary
DAY 2 – Arrive in Budapest
Arrive in Budapest, the capital city of Hungary that straddles the Danube River, with the Buda Hills to the west and Pest to the east and transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day is at leisure. This evening, enjoy a Welcome Drink and Dinner along with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager and fellow travellers
DAY 3 – Budapest City Tour
Morning city tour of Budapest. Begin in Pest and continue to view the Parliament, Heroes’ Square, and Market Hall before crossing the Danube to the Buda Hills. There, see the Royal Palace, visit Matthias Church and continue to the Fisherman’s Bastion for enthralling panoramic views of the city. Afternoon is at leisure, or join the optional tour to the Parliament with its stunning interior and to impressive St. Stephen’s Basilica, the largest church in Budapest. End the tour with a walk through the historic Great Market Hall with its over 100 market stalls and endless choices of regional products. This evening, perhaps join the optional Danube dinner cruise and take in the spectacular skyline from the comfort of a private boat
Optional: Parliament, St. Stephen’s & Great Market Hall (PM)
Optional: Danube Dinner Cruise (PM)
DAY 4 – Vienna City Tour
Depart Hungary and travel through the Austrian countryside to Vienna, former center of the Hapsburg Empire. Upon arrival in Vienna, enjoy a panoramic tour of the city that begins with a drive along the Ringstrasse, Vienna’s main boulevard, to view Hofburg Palace, the Opera House, the monument of Empress Maria Theresia, Votive Church, City Hall, Belvedere Palace, Prater Amusement Park, and St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Afterwards, continue to magnificent Schonbrunn Palace for a highlight tour. Tonight, don’t miss the optional evening of Viennese culture in the “City of Music” featuring the classical masterpieces of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Johann Strauss, two of Vienna’s most famous citizens
Optional: Mozart and Strauss Concert (PM)
DAY 5 – Full Day in Vienna
Enjoy a full day to explore Vienna independently. As European cultural capital, Vienna abounds with stunning palaces, historical monuments, fascinating museums, and some of the world’s best concert performances, ranging from classical masterpieces to lively jazz fusion. Perhaps, participate in the optional morning tour to Bratislava, capital of Slovakia, one of Europe’s newest capitals with time to explore the historic center of this charming city before returning to Vienna. Tonight, feel the spirit of imperial Vienna on the optional evening in a cozy wine tavern in the Vienna woods including a hearty meal, local wines and music
Optional: Half Day Bratislava (AM)
Optional: Austrian Wine Tavern Dinner (PM)
DAY 6 – Arrive in Prague
This morning, depart Austria for the Czech Republic. Enjoy the sights of Central Europe during your journey. Make your way through Southern Bohemia and on to the Czech capital city, Prague “The City of a Thousand Spires”
DAY 7 – Prague City Tour
A morning sightseeing tour of Prague includes a visit to the Royal Castle District at Hradcany, former residence of the Bohemian kings. Enjoy magnificent views of the city and Charles Bridge below as well as a visit to St. Vitus Cathedral. Following your visit, view St. George’s Basilica, the oldest church in the Castle complex and best preserved Romanesque basilica in Prague. This evening, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant in this gorgeous city known for its stunning Gothic and Renaissance architecture
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 8 – Depart the Czech Republic
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Radisson Blu Beke, Budapest
This first class hotel is near the city center, a short walk to shopping, historic sights and theaters.
Guest Rooms: Accommodation can be found in one of the 247 modern non-smoking hotel rooms including 8 suites. All rooms are equipped with individually controlled air conditioning, free internet access, flat screen TV, iron and ironing board, minibar, coffee and tea making facilities, 2 telephones, laptop-sized safe as well as a hair dryer.
Location: Located on the Pest side of the city, the hotel is situated in downtown Budapest on the Grand Boulevard. It is in a shopping area and close to the business district. Andrassy Avenue, the State Opera and St. Stephen’s Basilica are within walking distance. There are two underground stops and two tram stations within .4 mile of the hotel, making it easy to navigate the city.
Restaurants: Olive’s Restaurant will surprise you with its Hungarian and Mediterranean cuisine and service. The team of expert chefs couple fresh ingredients with a health-conscious cooking technique to create an enticing menu. The Zsolnay Café, which is named after the famous Zsolnay porcelain, invites you to try traditional and brand new sugar-free cakes, a wide selection of coffee specialities, delicious cocktails and snacks.
Mercure Korona, Budapest
This first class hotel is centrally located in the city of Surakarta.
This first class hotel is located on Kálvin Square across from the National Museum and a short walk from the Danube.
Guest Rooms: The guest rooms have light, modern decor and are well furnished with a host of standard amenities.
Location: The hotel is located on the Pest side of the city, a short walk to the National Museum and the Danube. It has access to the metro station at Kalvin Square. The Hungarian Opera House and the theater district are 1.25 miles from the hotel.
Restaurants: Villány Restaurant features International cuisine for breakfast. The hotel also has an on-site bar and lounge.
Austria Trend Hotel Ananas, Vienna
This first class hotel is located just perfectly. It’s just a five-minute walk to the Naschmarkt and the tempting delights of its 170 stands.
Guest Rooms: The guest rooms are comfortable and in good condition with modern decor and furniture. All rooms are non-smoking rooms.
Location: The hotel is located a short walk from the Pilgramgasse U-Bahn station. Naschmarkt is about a half mile walk away. The Secession Building, home of the city’s art nouveau or Secessionist movement, and the Ringstrasse are a short drive away.
Restaurants: The hotel provides a buffet breakfast in the Restaurant Sonnenhof and Wintergarten for guests. Visit the Café Bar Restaurant “Johann Strauss” for a cup of coffee or an apple strudel.
Courtyard Marriott Wien Schoenbrunn, Vienna
This first class hotel is ideally located next to the famous Schonbrunn Palace.
Guest Rooms: The guest rooms are spacious, comfortable, and stylishly decorated with contemporary furnishings. WiFi internet access (surcharge) is offered with standard amenities. The hotel is a non-smoking hotel.
Location: The hotel is a short walk from the Schonbrunn Palace, Schonbrunn Park, Hadikpark, Auer-Weisbach Park, and the Coudenhove Park. The nearest metro station is Schonbrunn station on the U4 line.
Restaurants: The hotel offers the La Corte Restaurant which serves Austrian and Mediterranean dishes for breakfast and dinner.
Park Inn Prague, Prague
This first class hotel is located in “Prague 2” in the New Town area close to the Vltava River and the Vysehrad Castle.
Guest Rooms: The hotel’s 1907 architecture is a fine example of art deco glory. The guest rooms within are contemporary with modern furnishings and bright accents. They provide modern amenities such as flat screen satellite television, safe, air conditioning, mini bar, hairdryer, etc. Guests can enjoy the well equipped fitness center. All rooms are non-smoking.
Location: The hotel is located in “Prague 2” in the New Town area approximately 15 minutes from the city center. It is surrounded by a neighborhood of cobblestone streets and charming courtyards. It is close to the banks of the Vltava River and Vysehrad Castle (approx. 5 minute walk).
Restaurants: The casual hotel bar and eatery, RBG Bar and Grill, serves a buffet breakfast and light fare, burgers, soups, salads, etc for lunch and dinner. There are also several dining options in the area surrounding the hotel.
Jurys Inn Prague, Prague
This first class hotel is located within walking distance of Republic Square.
Guest Rooms: Guest rooms are spacious and decorated with contemporary furnishings. All rooms feature amenities for a comfortable stay, such as complimentary WiFi, an in-room safe and a mini refrigerator.
Location: The hotel is about a half mile walk from Republic Square. Old Town and Charles Bridge are about a ten minute ride away. Wenceslas Square is two underground stops away. The hotel is just across from the Florence underground station providing convenient access to destinations throughout the city.
Restaurants: The restaurant serves local and international cuisine in a casual atmosphere. The hotel has an all day coffee bar for drinks, pastries and snacks. The hotel bar serves a variety of drinks and cocktails.
*Price per person, double occupancy, Applicable to November 11, 2017 departure, other dates available at various prices. Includes return airfare from Montreal, airport taxes, transfers, accommodations, certain meals, sightseeing in modern air-conditioned motor coach, entrance fees as per itinerary and the services of English-speaking tour manager throughout. OPC Indemnity Fund fee of $1 per $1,000 of travel products sold & Travel Insurance is additional. Limited space, other conditions and restrictions may apply. Not all travel dates available. Limited space. Itinerary can change and accommodations could be substituted with other similar hotels. Offer expires September 11, 2017 and is subject to change or cancellation at any time.